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Vincent's Clam Bar

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179 Old Country Rd, Carle Place, NY 11514-1907
+1 516-742-4577
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12:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Fri 12:00 - 21:00
Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Rome, Italy
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here with some friends..they were excited to bring me there!First of all I never go eating Italian out of Italy, I find it fool. In fact, it's unbelievable how many people can sit there and eat with such happy faces!!!I found it just disgusting and horrible! I ordered shrimp balls and they served in a plate of sauce... More 

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Thank frandem83
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had an amazing meal tonight with the family. Had the grandma Sunday sauce for myself. Braciole ,Sausage and meatballs absolutely out of this world. Started with an amazing cold antipasto. Tender Calamari. My wife had the strangled priest. Never tasted a sauce like this before. We finish strong with tiramisu and a cannoli Sundae. Bobby the owner took great care... More 

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Thank Robert M
Long Island, New York
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49 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I recently visited this restaurant. This was my second visit. I am not impressed by the food. We ordered the calamari and antipasta. These were just ok. I ordered the veal parmigiana and my wife ordered the eggplant rollitini. The sauce in the veal parmigiana with medium sauce was too sweet...too much sugar. The veal was poor quality...tough and chewy.... More 

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Thank Golfpa1
rockland me
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love to come to Vincent's. I mostly come for lunch because of the high volume in the evening. The food is consistantly good. My one issue that does not thrill me, is that every time I go there (more so in the evening), I feel rushed by the staff. I have had wait staff removing plates from the table... More 

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Thank Wendy M
New York City, New York
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Poor ingredients...sugar is way up as a main ingredient. A seedy atmosphere in need of a good wash down, Windows a filthy for an eatery. I found it so unappealing. Yes, there are much worse but prices match the low end - here it's priced as if it were good. I will never step foot there again!

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Thank Antoinette A
Olathe, Kansas
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50 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to Vincent's Clam Bar based on Trip Adviser reviews and a recommendation from the hotel where I stayed. I arrived about 35 minutes before closing so am chalking up a couple of the less that great comments I have to that. I can not say enough great things about the service; I was seated right away, my server... More 

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Thank CleanH2O
Las Vegas, United States
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72 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This restaurant is crazy busy - so I recommend reservations. The food is fresh and flavorful. There was a lot of choice and some very unique couplings of food.

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Thank Dawn F
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48 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Been dining there for years and the food has been consistently excellent. They make Calamari the way it should be made. The service is excellent too and that's why they're still there after all these years. If Vincent's gets a bad review it means the customer was just in a bad mood because of a impacted wisdom tooth and has... More 

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Thank Billy G
Richmond, Virginia
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319 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

I ordered the linguine with clam sauce and I am glad I did. Even though they don't have a lot of whole clams in the shell, the dish has a ton of large chopped clams in it. The sauce as excellent flavor and there was plenty of pasta. I was thinking that I might order a dozen steamers but I... More 

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Thank drrosenthal
Roslyn, New York
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144 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Great Italian restaurant. Great food, and quick service. Always friendly staff. It can get loud inside but it's a nice ambiance. Everything there is great.

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Thank Derek S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 179 Old Country Rd, Carle Place, NY 11514-1907
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Carle Place
  • Phone Number: +1 516-742-4577

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?